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Proposal Summary: PS-09-01

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Title5-Year BA/MS Program with BA Physics/Chemical Physics at College of Wooster and MS Polymer Engineering at UA
Submitting DeanStephen Cheng
Submitting CollegePolymer Sci & Polymer Eng -- Mark Foster x5904
Departments Generating the ProposalPoly Eng
Objection DeadlineFebruary 20, 2009
Proposal StatusFinal Approval Granted
Proposal Last UpdatedOctober 30, 2009 by Karen Greene
Effective DateFall 2009
Brief Summary of ProposalThe "5-year BA/MS Program at the University of Akron with BA Physics/Chemical Physics at College of Wooster and MS Polymer Engineering at UA" involves initial completion of 3 years of BA course-work in Physics/Chemical Physics at the College of Wooster, followed by 2 years of undergraduate and graduate course-work, along with graduate thesis work at the Polymer Engineering Department of the University of Akron. The College of Wooster will award BA degree in Physics/Chemical Physics to the students of this Program after completion of the 4th year of course work at the University of Akron. The MS degree in Polymer Engineering is awarded at the completion of the 5th year, when the MS degree requirements of Polymer Engineering Department are successfully completed.
Type of ProposalNew program
Graduate School Endorsement StatusApproved
Graduate School Endorsement UpdatedJanuary 26, 2009 by GS Heather Blake
Institutional Research StatusApproved
IR Status UpdatedDecember 02, 2008 by IR Anu Mahapatra
Library StatusApproved
Library Status UpdatedNovember 24, 2008 by UL Ann Bolek
Distance Learning Review Committee StatusNot required
DLRC Status Updated
General Education Advisory Committee StatusNot required
GEAC Status UpdatedJanuary 08, 2009 by PR Rex Ramsier
Resource RequirementsUnder development
Resource Requirements Updated

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